They’re among the most affordable of all pre-War issues but some are better than others. Here’s a look at five strip card sets to have on your radar.
Modern Sports Card News
Thirty-five years ago, Topps turned up the creativity and delivered a baseball card set that stood out. It also held three of the decade’s top rookie cards.
Kenyan Drake tossed the football from the crazy touchdown that gave the Dolphins a miracle win over the Patriots. Now he’s asking for it back. It may have already changed hands once.
Collectors of PSA graded cards can opt in to a new game-style achievement program, which kicked off Tuesday with 12 days worth of prizes.
Sports Memorabilia News
He holds an impressive distinction shared by only three others. Now, a 1950s jersey worn by the great NBA player and coach Bill Sharman is about to hit the auction block.
Around the Hobby
The Athletic talks exclusives and more with Panini and Dak; a Wagner auction update; big bucks for the MNF Mahomes jersey; some Hockey Fights Cancer jerseys at MeiGray and some memorabilia site discounts underway.
Despite what you may have read, the card with the Menendez brothers is still being listed on eBay; collectors do something nice for a late player’s family…and more.
- Santa Tries to Trade His 1952 Topps Mantle and the Results are Disastrous
- Heroes and Villains in the Fake Autographed T206 Story as More are Uncovered
- Editor’s Blog: Autographed T206 Forgeries Uncovered
- Notes: Mahomes’ Monday Night Jersey at Auction; Heritage Bullish on Market; Bad News on Pats’ Signed Helmet
What’s Hot in the Shop
Mike has his boxes and free packs ready for the Black Friday rush–and he’s counting down the hottest products in the shop.